WoRMS taxon details

Malo bella Gershwin, 2014

814802  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:814802)

accepted
Species
marine
recent only
Gershwin, L-A. (2014). Two new species of box jellies (Cnidaria: Cubozoa: Carybdeida) from the central coast of Western Australia, both presumed to cause Irukandji syndrome. <i>Records of the Western Australian Museum</i>. 29: 10-19. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  WAM Z27971, verbatimGeounit approximately 300...  
Holotype WAM Z27971, verbatimGeounit approximately 300 m ... [details]
Etymology The species name, bella, is in triple reference to its small bell-like shape, its beauty, and the Montebello Islands in the...  
Etymology The species name, bella, is in triple reference to its small bell-like shape, its beauty, and the Montebello Islands in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, where
the species was fi rst found. Noun in apposition. [details]
Collins, A.G.; Jarms, G. (2018). World List of Cubozoa. Malo bella Gershwin, 2014. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=814802 on 2018-12-11
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2014-08-09 16:08:16Z
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original description Gershwin, L-A. (2014). Two new species of box jellies (Cnidaria: Cubozoa: Carybdeida) from the central coast of Western Australia, both presumed to cause Irukandji syndrome. <i>Records of the Western Australian Museum</i>. 29: 10-19. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype WAM Z27971, verbatimGeounit approximately 300 m ... [details]
From other sources
Etymology The species name, bella, is in triple reference to its small bell-like shape, its beauty, and the Montebello Islands in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, where
the species was fi rst found. Noun in apposition. [details]